FILM : Navy Lark, The
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Navy Lark, The 1960 Cecil Parker, Ronald Shiner, Leslie Phillips, Elvi Hale, Cardew Robinson, Gordon Jackson Dorset, Middlesex
Director : Gordon Parry   Production Company : Herbert Wilcox & Anna Neagle Productions  Region : SOUTH EAST M-Q,SOUTH WEST

The incompetent crew of a Royal Navy ship concoct a revolution in the Channel Islands to save their jobs.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

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THE NAVY LARK + WE JOINED THE NAVY

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Navy Lark, The - Inshore minesweeper HMS 'Compton' approaches Boonzey harbour.
Navy Lark, The

navla001. Inshore minesweeper HMS 'Compton' approaches Boonzey harbour.

navla001n. The harbour entrance has been rebuilt and expanded. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

Navy Lark, The - When a Navy launch nears the remote island, the alarm is sounded and the Compton's crew rush to the harbour. This is West Bay in Dorset and in the distance can be seen East Cliff which features in the TV drama 'Broadchurch'.
Navy Lark, The

navla002. When a Navy launch nears the remote island, the alarm is sounded and the Compton's crew rush to the harbour. This is West Bay in Dorset and in the distance can be seen East Cliff which features in the TV drama 'Broadchurch'.

navla002n. Between Pier Terrace and Ship Cottage row. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

Navy Lark, The - Another sailor climbs from a window as an officer from the mainland approaches. This appears to be one of the properties on the Ship Cottage row next to Pier Terrace in West Bay, Bridport.
Navy Lark, The

navla003. Another sailor climbs from a window as an officer from the mainland approaches. This appears to be one of the properties on the Ship Cottage row next to Pier Terrace in West Bay, Bridport.

navla003n. The middle cottage of Ship Cottage row. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

Navy Lark, The - After returning from fishing, Commander Stanton (Cecil Parker) leaves his office.  Pier Terrace in West Bay.
Navy Lark, The

navla004. After returning from fishing, Commander Stanton (Cecil Parker) leaves his office. Pier Terrace in West Bay.

navla004n. The porch has either been removed or was added for filming. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

Navy Lark, The - The Commanding Officer heads to the harbour. The southern end of Pier Terrace, West Bay, Dorset.
Navy Lark, The

navla005. The Commanding Officer heads to the harbour. The southern end of Pier Terrace, West Bay, Dorset.

navla005n. Facing Ship Cottage row. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

Navy Lark, The - Stanton makes his way to the Naval Stores.
Navy Lark, The

navla006. Stanton makes his way to the Naval Stores.

navla006n. The Bridport Arms with rebuilt holiday cottages. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

Navy Lark, The - Inside the stores, the Chief Petty Officer ensures that everything is in order.
Navy Lark, The

navla007. Inside the stores, the Chief Petty Officer ensures that everything is in order.

navla007n. Ferry Square, Shepperton, Middlesex. The building is in the grounds of Shepperton Manor. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 13-07-2016)

Navy Lark, The - Captain Povey (Nicholas Phipps) enters the harbour with the intention of closing down the Boonzey minesweeping operation. Bridport Harbour, West Bay with Quayside and the house named Querida in the distance.
Navy Lark, The

navla008. Captain Povey (Nicholas Phipps) enters the harbour with the intention of closing down the Boonzey minesweeping operation. Bridport Harbour, West Bay with Quayside and the house named Querida in the distance.

navla008n. The quayside has mostly new buildings now. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

Navy Lark, The - The crew of HMS Compton run to line up for inspection.
Navy Lark, The

navla009. The crew of HMS Compton run to line up for inspection.

navla009n. The quayside now looking very different. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

Navy Lark, The - Commander Stanton makes his way to greet Captain Povey. In the background can be seen Harbour Bridge over the River Brit as it flows into Bridport Harbour.
Navy Lark, The

navla010. Commander Stanton makes his way to greet Captain Povey. In the background can be seen Harbour Bridge over the River Brit as it flows into Bridport Harbour.

navla010n. The rebuilt Harbour Bridge. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

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